Training the Mind
JULY 3, 2015
In the broadest sense, it is any method used to train the mind or to achieve a special state of consciousness. Because M.B.S.R. Distracted!".
Special Leadership Savings at Amazon.com
JUNE 5, 2014
Today’s multitasking workforce has neither the time nor the attention span for traditional lengthy training formats. . Time Zone: Only $.99.
Leading a Team may require Facing Pain
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
During orientation, many organizations train their new hires about their values and how to live them. Courage is a mindset that requires grit and determination. Most organizations have a list of core values that are displayed on the wall and show up in a variety of company marketing materials, from coffee mugs to baseball caps.
The Impact Your Personality Has On Others
MAY 4, 2015
According to scientists, our personalities are a mixture of genetics and individual experiences. Improving the Quality of Your Life By Author M.B.
Learn How to Manage Stress
MAY 5, 2015
It takes practice to train our minds to focus on positive things. . The study found that only 15% rarely or never experience troubled sleep.
Workplace Bite-Sized Coaching Works
MAY 23, 2014
Today’s multi-tasking workforce has neither the time nor the attention span for traditional lengthy training formats. . 2) People learn best when training and coaching is focused on a narrow concept where learning goals are clearly defined. Instead of starting big, it starts small. In my talk, I proposed a different approach.
Time Management Strategies for Small Businesses
JULY 22, 2015
Cross-train and delegate responsibilities. Small businesses are better positioned to grow lean if they emphasize the importance of cross-training employees and delegating responsibilities effectively. Employees who are trained to serve multiple functions for the company can be moved around based on current needs as the business grows.
Leadership Succession Matters
MAY 8, 2015
Books Career Current Affairs Leadership Memes Self Assessment Skills What is Work life Jim Peters Korn Leadership Development leadership skills leadership training Organizations senior vice president SimulatedKorn Ferry released the third report in its “ Succession Matters ” series. This is hugely detrimental,” he said. . About the study.
Why Innovation is not "Invented Here"
NOVEMBER 22, 2013
We have all been trained that the more control we have, the more successful we will be. Businesses hate uncertainty. Wayne E.
SEPTEMBER 24, 2013
That coaching is a professional service provided by professional coaches, is commonly accepted. John Agno: Ask the Coach . Related articles.
Mobile Learning at Work
JANUARY 29, 2015
Podcasts and mobile learning are revolutionizing on the job training and education in general. Podcasts overcome these hurdles with ease.
Microsoft Leadership Shift
DECEMBER 5, 2014
realized he had trained managers to see the trees, not the forest." Did Steve Ballmer do the right thing in stepping down? An article by Monica Langley in the Wall Street Journal summarizes a series of interviews she had with Steve and provides fascinating insights into his thinking. It also serves as excellent learning for leadership.
What is Consultative Selling?
FEBRUARY 21, 2015
Sales by Objectives training method by Signature, Inc. . Definition: The term ''consultative selling'' first appeared in the 1970s book Consultative Selling by Mack Hanan. ideally, the salesperson''s own. Selling Smarter, Not Harder. The sales objective method is based upon strategic sales planning and professional selling tactics.
Self Awareness Through Coaching
MAY 31, 2016
Martha Beck, a life coach and coach trainer, stands on stage, nearing the end of an effusive 90-minute keynote speech for the semiannual "Meet and Greet" of the women enrolled in her life coach training program. Being unaware, we unconsciously engage our default behavior. and 41,300 coaches worldwide taking in a total of $2 billion.
JULY 28, 2015
Byrne examines a way to use the processes that come naturally to us as children, but have been trained out of us, labeled as inappropriate, or otherwise diminished as adults. Recent studies from Accenture Research and Deloitte Consulting find employee skill gaps and disengagement in the workplace are increasing. The Power of Play.
FEBRUARY 15, 2017
Text messaging and Twitter train them to be brief and to the point. What "High Potential" Means Now. Everyone has potential to grow, but not everyone, has the potential to lead a large, complex organization in the near and distant future. They seek what they need to make it happen. Hipos will talk to anyone. Can't Get Enough Leadership.
The Skill of Focusing
APRIL 20, 2015
Once you train your mind to focus for the entire two minutes, you will find your ability to stay focused on tasks for extended periods will increase. Do you have trouble focusing? Some of us have brains that constantly scan the world for new opportunities and thrive on the adrenaline rush that comes with juggling may balls in the air.
Innovative Leadership Insight
DECEMBER 28, 2015
It is re-enforcing for leaders to know that employees across the organization are capable, and that it’s simply a matter of encouraging, training, and unlocking it. By Guest Author George Barbee. What if your organization isn’t loaded with geniuses like Steve Jobs? The good news? There’s everyone else. Record your observations. George E.
Google's Project Oxygen
MARCH 13, 2011
The final step was to code and synthesize all those results — more than 400 pages of interview notes — and then they spent much of last year rolling out the results to employees and incorporating them into various training programs. Google clearly hopes to recapture some of the nimbleness and innovative spirit of its early years.
Improve Leadership Capabilities
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
The ability to motivate, inspire trust, and place value on every soldier's life is the backbone of SEALs leadership training. ebook at $.99).
The Art of Business Improv
FEBRUARY 6, 2017
What does improv have to do with business? The skills that we rely on during improv, including centered thinking and split-second decision-making, also apply to many day-to-day challenges of the business world. Improvise! Sample: Here one performer says, "Wow, it's hot in this kitchen." . Yes, and." your response might be, "Yes, it is hot.
Interpersonal Dynamics @ Work
AUGUST 14, 2015
More importantly: is there anything that can be done about it? states Kehoe. They disengage.". Can this be learned? It can. To do this: 1. 99). .
Millennials into Leadership Roles?
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
GM uses educational training and mentorships to help bridge the generation gap. About 10,000 Baby Boomers reach retirement age every day.
The Doerr Institute for New Leaders
MAY 14, 2015
Retired Brig. A hallmark of the Doerr Institute is its focus on cultural and global diversity and inclusion. Mobile Leadership Reference Guides: .
Awakening Leadership: Embracing Mindfulness
JULY 13, 2015
Training the Mind. As a leader, how do you free yourself from self-limiting culture and conditioning in exchange for mindfulness, and then beyond mindfulness to higher states of consciousness? How does a visionary create win-win? We are all hardwired into our DNA with the ability to lead. You were born to lead.". Related articles.
How to Prevent CEO Disease
JULY 10, 2015
Training the Mind. The larger an organization gets, the less likely it is that bad news will travel smoothly up the chain. . The mantra at big corporations is "go along to get along." Stopping work on products vital to the bottom line is often incompatible with pleasing the boss. Blogs are personal. Source: Ask the Coach .
Sales by Objectives (SBO): 20 Questions to improve sales call planning
DECEMBER 30, 2016
The Sales Leader How many companies spend money on training sales reps? What good reason is there for the customer to buy the product/service from my company or from another supplier? Is this actually a "worthwhile" account? Is it worth the time and effort? Should this call have priority over other calls to be made today? What order?
MARCH 25, 2013
Thousands of leaders attend leadership training every year to glean insights into how to lead better. Who can I work with as my coach ?
Leadership Development is Shortsighted
MAY 29, 2013
More than half of survey respondents (59 percent) indicated poor frontline leadership resulted in turnover of leaders themselves or their team members.
Why do Salespeople Fail?
JUNE 3, 2015
To improve your sales people's ability to sell well, train and coach them on a proven sales methodology that allows them to prepare for every major sales interaction. They think they can get away with "winging it.". First recorded in 1885, it eventually was extended to other kinds of improvisation based on unpreparedness. Ask the Coach . .
Mars Incorporated: A Sweet Place to Work
JANUARY 26, 2013
Employees have autonomy to experiment with ideas and management has the patience to train. With about $33 billion in global revenue last year, Mars would be in the top 100 of the Fortune 500 , ahead of McDonald's, Starbucks, and General Mills. It employs 72,000 people, more than a third of them in America. . Mars, who died in 1934. At No.
Elevate Your Leadership
MAY 9, 2016
Training the Mind. Author Jill Griffin in her new book, "EARN YOUR SEAT ON A CORPORATE BOARD: 7 Actions to Build Your Career, Elevate Your Leadership, and Expand Your Influence," said "You know, being on a corporate board is leadership at the highest level. A well-run business can change the world, and that starts at the top.
Corporate Shift toward Mobile Learning
MAY 14, 2014
94% said that e-learners prefer short form modules (10 minutes or less) for soft-skills training. . The survey results also pointed to a lag in the involvement of managers in the training function: . The good news is that organizations are planning investments to close that gap. . Specifically: . 6% said they plan to spend less.
The Sales Leader
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
How many companies spend money on training sales reps? All too often, we watch rep after rep go through training, while little or no money gets budgeted for a sales leader's professional development," says author Suzanne M. Almost all do. . Paling. They learn largely on their own, to run a sales force. It just didn't work out.
Leadership Development Investments
JUNE 24, 2015
A new U.S. Only 5% of employers plan to decrease investments, and a further 41% reported leadership development investments will stay the same.
MARCH 29, 2013
. Nine out of ten employees say their workplace is more stressful compared to five years ago , according to a new poll of nearly 600 U.S. Disagree.
Key Leadership Strategies
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
Some of the world’s most well-managed companies offer intensive leadership training with an emphasis on creating an awareness of leadership. The heart of this training is the belief that leadership comes in different colors, and that everyone possesses a set of strengths that can push the individual and the organization to substantive growth.
Immune to Change
AUGUST 17, 2012
Navigating through organizational change requires training, patience and encouragement. Leadership just wishes the change to happen.
Six Guidelines for Resolving Intergenerational Conflict
JULY 14, 2011
Larry and Meagan Johnson , a father-daughter team, are the Johnson Training Group. By Larry and Meagan Johnson. Learn from each other.
The Dreaded Annual Review
SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
If you are an employee and don''t perform as well as you can, perhaps you lack the proper tools or training. Your tools, training and the expression of appreciation are the responsibility of the employer, not the employee. "How much is my annual raise?" Whose review? The employee''s, of course. link]. Related articles.